Anything and everything about Chandigarh, a young, modern city stuck between a hoary past and a confusing future. This blog intends to give you a view from Chandigarh, of all that is happening in this world, and beyond. I write it, but it reflects multiple views and thoughts, 'coz I am a mere observer, whose thoughts are shaped by the environment in which I exist.
Friday, April 09, 2010
Last week, I happened to visit Asha Kiran, a Home for rehabilitation of destitute and differently-abled children. Located in sector 46, Chandigarh, Asha Kiran is a government institution and like much else that has the prefix Govt attached to its name, this institution too is falling victim to official apathy just within one year of its inauguration.
Kids in their common room
Thursday, June 04, 2009
BOOKS, MOVIES, STYLE
- Book: Presently, I am reading Blink, a highly recommended book authored by Malcolm Gladwell. Though I am in the middle of it, I have read enough to appreciate the reason behind its top ratings. The book deserves to be reviewed and discussed. More on that when I finish it.
- Movie: The Englishman Who Went up a Hill and Came Down a Mountain. Starring Hugh Grant
- Style and Utility: Blackberry Dual SIM smart phone